MH-One, Double bell trumpet
MH-One, Double bell trumpet. The Double Bell Trumpet is based on the so-called "double bell" instruments that were first developed in the mid-19th century. We wanted to produce an instrument that offers different sound characteristics that...
Upright Serpent in D | Italian | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Upright serpents and trombones with dragon heads enjoyed some popularity in Italy, France, and Spain between about 1790 and 1840. The fashion for the motif was triggered by excavations of ancient Celtic horns with dragon heads
Giuseppe Pelitti | Pocket Post Horn in G | Italian | The Metropolitan Museum of Art
This horn is 5 ½ feet long, but its tightly coiled tubing and small, oval-shaped bell enabled it to be carried with ease in a pocket. This compact form of the horn was used for the "small hunt" of rabbits, squirrels and other small game pursued on foot